Actor/singer Paloma Faith has been cast as Bet Sykes in Epix's Pennyworth television series. The Bet Sykes character is described as "a spirited, sadistic and sharp-tongued villain.
Faith joins a cast led by Jack Bannon in the title role of Alfred Pennyworth.
"Pennyworth follows Bruce Wayne’s legendary butler, Alfred Pennyworth (Jack Bannon), a former British SAS soldier in his 20’s, who forms a security company and goes to work with a young billionaire Thomas Wayne (Ben Aldridge), who’s not yet Bruce’s father, in 1960s London."
Paloma Faith rose to fame in 2009 with her hit singles Stone Cold Sober, New York, and Upside Down. She has appeared in numerous films including The Imaginarium of Doctor Parnassus and Dread.
Pennyworth is scheduled to begin production October 22, with an expected 2019 debut date on the Epix channel.